After country singer Maren Morris was criticized for wearing a crop top that some fans deemed too revealing, she fired back on social media — and shut down the shaming.
His Purple Majesty would have turned 59 today. Known for his groundbreaking, award-winning music and boundary-pushing stage presence, Prince was a pop icon whose songs were inspiring and uplifting. Before Justin Bieber’s “Love Yourself” became a self-esteem anthem (and even before the 23-year-old was born), Prince was empowering the world with his powerful lyrics. “Despite everything, no one can dictate who you are to other people,” he once said. To celebrate his birthday, we’ve collected his most powerful quotes. Words to live by — and remember forever.
Zendaya Coleman—known widely by her first name, only—found fame in 2015 for her strong stances against racial appropriation and over-Photoshopped magazine spreads, and for single-handedly shaking up the cast and format of E!’s Fashion Police, as we knew it. But now, she’s ready to let her music make the headlines. In a new short film by Rankin for Hunger Magazine, the 19-year-old stunner debuts her new Timbaland-produced R&B song “Close Up”—the lead single from her upcoming album.
Facing the world each morning can be difficult when you live with a mental illness. Depression, specifically, can make everyday tasks seem daunting. Getting out of bed and out the door can be a major accomplishment. And although music can’t cure depression (we wish), it’s scientifically proven to reduce stress and even depressive symptoms.
Taylor Swift gets by with a little help from her friends . Make that, girlfriends. From vacations on Catalina Island to super-sized slumber parties in her Rhode Island mans , it seems like not a day goes by that Swifty’s not surrounded by her buds. And while some say not to mix business and pleasure, Swift doesn’t seem to agree.